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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Diabetes-WHITES

About how many times in the last year has a health professional checked your feet for any sores or irritations?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Once a year 2-3/year 4 or more times/year Never
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 1,627 312 21.0 18.2-24.1 479 28.0 25.1-31.3 474 27.6 24.6-30.9 362 23.3 20.3-26.7
-WHITES 1,154 235 22.7 19.2-26.6 344 28.9 25.3-32.8 310 25.2 21.8-28.9 265 23.2 19.9-26.9
GENDER
Male 482 104 22.2 17.3-27.9 171 34.2 28.5-40.5 120 25.3 20.1-31.3 87 18.3 13.8-23.7
Female 672 131 23.3 18.6-28.7 173 23.3 19.4-27.7 190 25.0 21.0-29.5 178 28.5 23.9-33.5
HISPANIC
Hispanic 15 2 13.3 3.2-41.4 3 14.9 4.0-42.7 1 4.4 0.6-26.4 9 67.4 39.7-86.6
Non-Hispanic 1,137 233 22.8 19.3-26.8 340 29.1 25.5-33.0 309 25.4 22.0-29.2 255 22.7 19.4-26.4
AGE
18-44 60 18 36.5 22.3-53.5 16 20.8 11.9-33.7 9 12.1 5.8-23.5 17 30.6 18.6-46.0
45-54 127 29 26.1 16.9-38.1 39 30.4 20.5-42.6 21 14.9 7.9-26.2 38 28.6 19.6-39.7
55-64 338 76 21.7 16.5-28.1 104 31.3 24.7-38.7 95 29.1 22.4-36.7 63 17.9 12.7-24.7
65+ 625 110 17.8 14.2-22.1 184 28.9 24.5-33.8 185 30.8 26.2-35.7 146 22.5 18.5-27.1
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 234 29 16.8 9.5-28.1 50 21.6 13.6-32.5 86 32.3 23.3-42.7 69 29.4 21.5-38.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 385 90 27.0 20.9-34.1 113 26.7 21.4-32.9 91 21.6 16.9-27.1 91 24.7 19.0-31.4
Some Post-H.S. 269 61 22.3 16.1-30.1 77 30.6 23.5-38.8 74 24.3 18.3-31.6 57 22.8 16.1-31.2
College Graduate 266 55 21.8 15.8-29.3 104 37.2 29.8-45.3 59 25.2 18.1-34.0 48 15.7 11.0-22.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 188 36 20.9 13.6-30.5 40 26.1 16.0-39.5 60 25.5 18.2-34.5 52 27.5 19.6-37.1
$15,000- 24,999 225 38 19.2 11.6-30.2 66 24.4 17.4-32.9 65 31.3 22.5-41.8 56 25.1 18.0-33.9
$25,000- 34,999 147 32 24.3 14.7-37.4 46 31.2 22.0-42.1 36 24.4 16.4-34.7 33 20.2 13.4-29.3
$35,000- 49,999 155 33 19.9 13.1-29.0 53 34.3 24.6-45.4 42 25.4 17.7-34.9 27 20.5 12.7-31.4
$50,000- 74,999 116 21 16.1 9.0-26.9 43 40.8 29.2-53.6 30 25.5 16.4-37.4 22 17.6 9.9-29.3
$75,000+ 156 46 34.2 25.1-44.8 59 33.2 24.9-42.8 28 18.9 11.6-29.4 23 13.6 8.1-22.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 698 121 18.1 14.5-22.3 195 27.5 22.8-32.7 211 29.8 25.0-35.1 171 24.6 20.3-29.4
No 425 109 29.6 23.2-36.9 140 30.3 24.7-36.4 89 18.5 14.3-23.6 87 21.6 16.4-27.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 215 45 21.3 14.8-29.6 88 42.4 34.0-51.2 51 23.3 17.2-30.7 31 13.0 8.4-19.7
Non-Veteran 939 190 23.0 19.1-27.5 256 25.6 21.8-29.9 259 25.6 21.7-29.9 234 25.7 21.8-30.0

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*Respondents who reported having no feet were NOT asked this question.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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